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Herbert James Leavey (Herbert Leavey or Bert Leavey) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com


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About Herbert Leavey:

Born: November 5, 1886: Guildford, in England.
Passed away: 1954.
** The 1911 Census says he, aged 24, lived as a boarder at 2, Hornsey Road, Anfield. Profession ” professional footballer”.

Position: Outside left.

Height: 5 ‘ 8.
Weight: 11 ‘ 0.

Career:
Clovelly: 1903.
Woodland Villa: 1904.
Plymouth Argyle: 1907.
* 1907-08: 18-3 (Southern League);
* 1908-09: 30-2 (Southern League);
* 1909-10: 13-1 (Southern League);
Liverpool: Signed: June 16, 1910.
* Eligible: August 18, 1910.
* 1910-11: 5-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup).
Barnsley: Signed: August 30, 1911;
** eligible: August 31, 1911.
* 1911-12: 28-2 (Football League 2); 7-1 (FA Cup);
** Broke his leg in a match v. Bradford on March 16, 1912.
* 1912-13: 0-0 (Football League); 0-0 (FA Cup).
Bradford Park Avenue: Signed: May 8, 1913.
* 1913-14: 19-1 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup).
** Royal Engineers.
Player-manager: Llanelli: Signed: August 5, 1919.
Boscombe, player-manager.
Portsmouth: Signed, March, 1920.
* 1920-21: 13-0 (Football League 3S); 0-0 (FA Cup).
Scout: Portsmouth: March, 1922.
Coach: Gouda F.C. (Holland): Appointed: 1927.
Coach. Helder Racing Club (Holland): Appointed: 1934.

Merits:
FA Cup Winner: 1911-12 (Barnsley).
Dutch League Third Division Champion: 1935-36 (Helder Racing).

Image(s):
Liverpool Echo: August 31, 1911.
Herbert Leavey

Athletic News: September 29, 1913.

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